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The Young Wife’s Guide Blog

Fulfillment of the Messiah: A Journey Through the New Testament

Easter is just a few short days away and celebrations are underway. Girls are picking out their Easter dresses and children everywhere are getting excited for Easter egg hunts. Pictures are taken with the Easter bunny and chocolate is filling every household. So much celebrating is going on. But wait, this isn’t what we should be celebrating… Read More

Why Easter is a Time of Celebration

Easter egg hunts, pastel dresses, decorating eggs, the Easter bunny, lilies, oh and going to church. This is what Easter was for me for many years. Yes, of course, Easter was about Christ. Duh, it’s HIS holiday. He died and rose again. But I didn’t truly understand what it was all about. It wasn’t until… Read More

Chocolate Marshmallow Egg Easter Baskets {A Tutorial}

Easter is quickly approaching so that means my Easter baskets, marshmallow eggs, and fun treats are ready to be handed out! I love being able to make a fun Easter treat and attach a beautiful scripture about Christ’s death and the joy of his Resurrection. One fun Easter gift is chocolate dipped marshmallow egg baskets. This is a… Read More

Recover Old Chairs – For Less than $5

When my husband and I got married, we had nothing! We had both lived on campus at our University for one year (I was in a dorm and he was in an apartment) so we had nothing of our own! We were fortunate to be blessed by so many gifts from friends and family. We got a… Read More

7 Practical Tips on Apartment Hospitality

Last week I wrote a review of a fabulous book called “Practicing Hospitality: The Joy of Serving Others” and also shared 10 great resources to help you get started with practicing hospitality. These posts spurred on some discussion of hospitality and how to really practice it. I know that living in an apartment, condo, or… Read More

Practice Biblical Hospitality ~7 Resources to get you Started

Over the past several months Hospitality has become a main focus in our home. My husband and I began studying about it and felt convicted that part of our responsibility within the church and as Christians is to practice Biblical Hospitality. But this is not an often talked about topic within the American church today. I mean,… Read More

Practicing Hospitality:The Joy of Serving Others ~Book Review

Practicing Hospitality: The Joy of Serving Others by Pat Ennis and Lisa Tatlock  has been one of the most influencial books that I have ever read. In the days of the New Testament, churches were started and functioned out of the home. The home was the central hub of the New Testament church. It was… Read More